BEAR MOUNTAIN 2X: QUITTER’S EDITION
Two years ago, on July 4, 2011, I made the decision to quit smoking after 11 years of nicotine addiction. If it hadn’t been for the bike, I would probably still be a smoker to this day. This year, I decided to begin a tradition of Bear Mountain repeats for each year of being a successful quitter - a mission that I would have definitely failed if I continued on my path as a chain smoker. Here’s to all the quitters.